- n a priest who hears confession and gives absolution
- n someone who confesses (discloses information damaging to themselves)
- Rudy Giuliani in CBS News
I don't get into debates with the pope,Giuliani said, according to Newsday. "Issues like that for me are between me and my confessor. ...... I'm a Catholic and that's the way I resolve those issues, personally and privately."
- John Dalli in Malta Today
I act as a father confessor to most of them: They come to me and I try to explain to them what the situation is at the present: These are good people who need to be fostered and not hit on the head,Dalli says, outlining his new paternal role...